Contact Owner
Independent Cottages Logo

No Booking Fees

Verified Owners

Unique Offers

Covid-19: Book with confidence. In the event of a further national lockdown, or if a regional travel ban is in place in the area you are travelling to or from across the dates of your holiday meaning you are unable to visit, all your money paid, including deposit payment can be refunded or transferred to new booking.

We have received the “Good-to-go” accreditation meaning Covid cleaning standards are maintained

Leat Cottage

Leat Cottage View all 40 images

7 Nights See prices

  • £455  to  £950

Availability View full calendar

Book Online

Short Breaks From

  • £120 p/night
    3 night min. (off peak only)

Next OfferMore offers

£340 Fri, 7 Jan 2022
3 nights

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    No Dogs

  • Bathrooms


  • Access

    Ground floor

  • Star Rating

    4 Star

About Leat Cottage

Leat Cottage is on Low Costa Mill, where amenities include a swimming pool, 10 acres of woodland to explore and gardens to enjoy, a children's play area, and a big lawn with outdoor games and space for playing football. The cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, with a folding bed to accommodate an extra child if required. It is one of seven superb self-catering cottages on the estate, which is on the outskirts of Pickering and borders Costa Beck. Each cottage has a 4-Star rating and can be booked together to accommodate extended families or groups of friends.

Pickering is just south of the North York Moors National Park and close to North Riding Forest. It's perfect for anyone who loves being outdoors and active in the countryside, with lots of wonderful footpaths on the doorstep. The pretty market town has excellent amenities with places to eat, drink and shop, and a regular market every Monday. Take the self-guided walking tour that starts at the library and passes three watermills, Pickering Castle, and other historic buildings. Other local attractions include the heritage North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Beck Isle Museum, and St Peter & St Paul Church with rare medieval wall paintings.

North Yorkshire is a dream destination for cyclists and mountain bikers. Low Costa Mill has secure bike storage, so bring or hire a bike and spend your holiday riding along sweeping country lanes where challenging hill climbs are rewarded with panoramic views and a swift roll downhill. Dalby Forest is only a few miles from Low Costa Mill, with trails to suit all abilities. The Moor to Sea Cycle Network links Pickering with Dalby Forest, Whitby and Scarborough, and there are also skills parks, forest tracks and bridleways to discover.

Local attractions include Rievalux Abbey, Flamingo Land, the Sea Life Centre in Scarborough, and the Alpamere Water Park. Spend a day at the seaside in Whitby, Scarborough, Staithes, or Robin Hood's Bay, all of which are easily accessible from the cottage. The area is great for foodies, history buffs, active families and people who just want to sit quietly and appreciate a beautiful view.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Dave & Tracy Goodfellow joined Independent Cottages in March 2021

Book online (via owner's website):

Enquire online:

Visit the owner's website (opens in a new window):

Amenities / Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Open Fire
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Fishing Onsite
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Smart TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi
  • Farm Stay
  • Family Activity

Location (The North York Moors)

Accommodation Comprises:

Leat Cottage is on the side of a central courtyard with a private garden at the rear. The brick cottage has accommodation all on the ground floor level.

  • Lovely light sitting room with glass sliding doors that open onto the rear garden and flood the room with sunshine during the day. There are two sofas, an open fire, and a TV with a DVD player. The cottage also has a DAB radio.
  • The rear of the cottage has been opened up, so it is all one open-plan space, with a pine dining table and chairs between the living room and the kitchen. Windows overlook the garden, and it's a restful place to sit and eat with family and friends.
  • Fitted kitchen well-equipped with utensils and appliances that include a microwave and a dishwasher. There is also a washing machine for guest's convenience.
  • Spacious master bedroom with a kingsize bed, bedside tables with reading lights, a chest of drawers, wardrobe, and a full-length mirror. There is room for a cot.
  • Twin bedroom with two full-sized single beds, bedside tables with reading lights, and a chest of drawers.
  • Family bathroom with a shower over the bath, WC and a handbasin.

Outside: Guests can use all of the shared amenities like the swimming pool, play area and woodland walks. The cottage has a lovely garden which overlooks the Mill Leat which attracts lots of wildlife including herons, ducks, moorhens and even kingfishers. There is a lawn and a bench to sit in the sunshine, along with parking outside the cottage and the site has an EV charging point.

Additional Information: Utilities, WiFi, bed linen and bath towels are all provided. Guests to bring towels to use by the pool and the beach if required. Smoking is not permitted. Unfortunately no dogs in this cottage but the owner has other dog-friendly holiday cottages.

Star Rating: 4 Star

Leat Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Fri, 5th Nov 2021 - Mon, 20th Dec 2021
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £360 | 4 nights: £360

7 Nights

3 Nights

Tue, 21st Dec 2021 - Sun, 2nd Jan 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 4
Short break prices:
4 nights: £695 | 5 nights: £775 | 6 nights: £850
Additional Notes: Please check for Christmas dates - minimum 4 night stay, with no arrivals / departures on 24th / 25th / 26th December. Please check for New Year dates - minimum 4 night stay, with no arrivals / departures on 31st December.

7 Nights

4 Nights

Mon, 3rd Jan 2022 - Thu, 10th Feb 2022
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £350 | 4 nights: £350

7 Nights

3 Nights

Fri, 11th Feb 2022 - Thu, 24th Feb 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 25th Feb 2022 - Thu, 24th Mar 2022
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £350 | 4 nights: £350

7 Nights

3 Nights

Fri, 25th Mar 2022 - Thu, 21st Apr 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 22nd Apr 2022 - Thu, 26th May 2022
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £425 | 4 nights: £425

7 Nights

3 Nights

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 King & 1 Twin)
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
Ground floor accommodation
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Credit / Debit Card, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1751 472050 before paying by bank transfer.
Children must be supervised when around / using the swimming pool.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Dave & Tracy Goodfellow
Member Since March 2021

Visit the owner's website (opens in new window)

Leat Cottage Noticeboard

No messages

Last Minute Offers

Fri, 7 Jan 2022 for 3 nights, £340
Fri, 14 Jan 2022 for 3 nights, £340

Owner's other properties

Carter's Cottage

Carter's Cottage

Sleeps 2 | Bedrooms 1

View property
The Granary

The Granary

Sleeps 6 | Bedrooms 3

View property
Farrier's Cottage

Farrier's Cottage

Sleeps 4 | Bedrooms 2

View property
Thresher Cottage

Thresher Cottage

Sleeps 4 | Bedrooms 2

View property
Harvester Cottage

Harvester Cottage

Sleeps 5 | Bedrooms 3

View property
Heron View

Heron View

Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 4

View property

Leat Cottage 18 Month Availability Calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
* Calendar last updated: 30th November 2021